Open space & farmlands; joint sub. to study funding sources for purchase of development rights. (SJ94)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Charles Hawkins (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; open-space land and farmland preservation; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study long-term funding sources for the purchase of development rights to preserve open-space land and farmlands. Read the Bill »


03/09/2006: Passed the Senate


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067203736
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/03/2006Reported from Rules with amendments
02/06/2006Reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2006Read second time
02/07/2006Reading of amendments waived
02/07/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SJ94E
02/07/2006Printed as engrossed 067203736-E
02/08/2006Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/08/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
03/01/2006Reported from Rules with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006Committee substitute printed 060681732-H1
03/03/2006Taken up
03/03/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060681732-H1
03/03/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ94H1
03/03/2006Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006House substitute agreed to by Senate
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ94ER)